A team from Microsoft Patterns & Practices have been working to create guidance for building “Modern Web Applications” in conjunction with an advisory group of individuals from the developer community. “Project Silk provides guidance for building cross-browser web applications with a focus on client-side interactivity. These applications take advantage of the latest web standards like […]
Check out this WP7 created by Brandon Foy. If it reaches 200k views Microsoft will air it on TV.
A number of Microsoft Developer Evangelists at Microsoft have put together a fun coding challenge in conjunction with Windows Azure. The challenge puts your skill and whit against others online via Windows Azure. “How do you stack up against the coding competition? Play weekly and find out! ” By using either a free Windows Azure […]
Recently I ran into a situation where I wanted to host an ASP.NET MVC web application and Silverlight application in Windows Azure. The ASP.NET application provides all of the backend services for the Silverlight application. This was all well and good until I decided to move the Silverlight XAP file from the ClientBin directory of […]
If you’re looking at getting up to speed with some Windows Azure training , here are some webcast dates for you to mark down and register for, including the upcoming Firestarter event! 12/09: MSDN Simulcast Event: Windows Azure Firestarter 11/29: MSDN Webcast: Azure Boot Camp: Introduction to Cloud Computing and Windows Azure 12/06: MSDN Webcast: […]
At the Silverlight Firestarter event today in Redmond (And broadcast live around the world) Scott Guthrie kicked off the show with a very exciting look ahead at some of the planned features for Silverlight 5. There were two strong themes to these new features “Premium Media Experiences” and “Business Application Development”. The enhancements to media […]
Friday, December 10, 2010 9:00 AM North Carolina State University – Jane S. McKimmon Conference & Training Cntr 1101 Gorman St Raleigh North Carolina 27606 United States Register Online Event Overview Join your Microsoft Developer Evangelists for this free, all-day event that will get you up to speed with ASP.NET web development, going from zero […]
As announced ad PDC10, a number of new features were scheduled to be released before the end of the year…. Well they’re here! (Well.. actually you can Download the new Azure 1.3 SDK here) New for version 1.3: Virtual Machine (VM) Roll (Beta): Allows you to create a custom VHD image using Windows Server 2008 […]
Save a spot on your calendar for the Silverlight Firestarter event on December 2,2010. This LIVE event in Redmond, WA is being broadcast live “Everywhere”. We’re working in arranging a venue in the Raleigh/Durham area to get together an view the event, bringing together some of the local Silverlight community. If you’re interested (or have […]
As the November 8 launch date for the new Windows Phone 7 in the US the advertising campaign is getting ramped up. Really!